What is the university’s policy on alcohol and drugs? Are treatment programs available?

CU-Boulder is committed to excellence in all aspects of personal and academic life. We recognize that alcohol abuse and misuse is a significant impediment to achieving this excellence. Therefore, CU-Boulder permits only responsible, legal consumption of alcohol. The university complies with all federal, state, and local laws concerning alcohol and illegal drugs. As a CU-Boulder student, your son/daughter is responsible for acquainting themselves with the laws and university policies regarding alcohol and illegal drugs.

CU-Boulder also offers a number of resources for the treatment of alcohol and drug abuse. Counseling on substance abuse is available through: